Miscellaneous Scholarships

401k Business Financing Scholarship

Open to any student enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program at an accredited U.S. institution.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

1800WheelChair Scholarship

Applicant will be required to write a "visual poem" in 500 to 1,000 words over a topic found on their website.

Applicant must:

  •  Be enrolled at an accredited college or university in the U.S.
  • Be enrolled in an undergraduate level
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Carry "good standing" at the institution currently attending
  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative G.P.A.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 15

For more information, please visit their site.

 

Abacus Scholarship: Every Student Counts

The Abacus Scholarship sweepstakes recognizes the intrinsic value of every student journey, wherever it shall lead. It is a scholarship award where every entry is granted the same chance to win, where every student's journey is seen and celebrated as equal, valuable and necessary. We believe every student counts: regardless of where, when or how an individual's passions and circumstances lead them to becoming one.

1. The basics: The Abacus Scholarship is open to all students enrolled in any institution of higher education. Deadline: Midnight, December 15, and Midnight June 15, annually, 2 per calendar year awarded for $1234.00 each. Awards announced January 15 and July 15, annually.

3. Who qualifies: This scholarship is tailored to any student either enrolled or accepted for enrollment in full or part-time programs of study. Eligible applicants will also be U.S. citizens (born or naturalized), nationals or lawful permanent residents.

Amount: $1,234

DEADLINE: December 15 and June 15

For more information and application, please visit: http://www.gocollege.com/abacus/

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on one of two topics found at  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm The paper must be sent to them by email at scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: June 14

Academic Invest Scholarship Directory

This site features hundreds of scholarship listings for American and Canadian students. Many of their scholarships aren’t specific to a school, region or field study.

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations

Awarded to students who have shown commitment for reducing tobacco use through community service.

Amount: $5,000 (two will be awarded)

DEADLINE: April 30

For more information and application, please visit Legacy's website.


AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association)

The Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association is a nonprofit organization that serves the military by providing professional knowledge and relationships in communications, information technology, intelligence and security.  The AFCEA Educational Foundation offers academic support to U.S. military personnel through merit-based scholarships of varying amounts. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and sophomores or juniors enrolled in an eligible degree program and have at least a 3.0 GPA. Graduate students must be currently enrolled in at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university.  A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent) is required.

For information regarding their scholarships, please visit AFCEA website.


AirFilterBuy.com Scholarship

Requires a 500 word essay on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: July 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

AISC-ASE Scholarship

*Education Scholarships*

1. Student in any field of study
2. Parent must work for a company that is a member of ASE or contributes to the ASE Industry Promotional Fund
3. Must be full-time student

Amount: $2000
DEADLINE: April 15

For more information or application, please go on-line to http://www.associatedsteelerectors.org/Scholarships.htm.

 Albert Einstein Academic Scholarship

Applicant:

  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Working towards a Masters or Doctoral degree
  • Consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on OnlinePhDPrograms.com, if required to upon notification of winning the award.

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: October 1

To apply, please visit  http://www.onlinephdprograms.com/academic-scholarship/

 

Alpha Gamma Delta Eta Alumnae Scholarship

Applicant must be a junior or senior for the upcoming academic year and maintain a 3.0 G.P.A.  The following four criteria will be used to evaluate the applicant:
 
1. Intellectual and social commitment
2. Scholastic ability
3. Extracurricular achievements
4. Ability to articulate a career plan that shows motivation, initiative, and commitment.
 
Amount: none specified
DEADLINE: March 15
 
For more information  or application, please visit http://www.pcfoundation.org/scholar_apps_forms.html
 

Alpha Sigma Lambda Scholarship

For students who:
 
1. Completed 30 semester hours
2. Achieved 3.2 G.P.A.
3. Is 24 years of age or older
4. Is enrolled in baccalaureate degree
 
Student does NOT have to be member to apply.
 
Amount: $1200 (4 awarded)
             $1500 (3 awarded)
 
DEADLINE: Application must be submitted to the Continuing Education Office before April 30.
 
For more information or application, please visit the Financial Aid Office or Continuing Education Office. 

American Advertising Federation

For a full-time student registered in an advertising or marketing related field, such as Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications, Graphic Design, Video Production, Telecommunications, and Web Design.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: March 25

For more information and application, please visit www.adfedfortwayne.org.

American Public Works Association Scholarship (APWA)

For candidates pursuing a degree in Public Works related field of study or who are employees of Public Works Agencies and are pursuing continuing education.

1. Preference to junior or higher standing
2. Preference to Public Works related major
3. Secondary preference to engineering or government related majors

Amount: up to $6000
DEADLINE: February 1

For more information or application, please visit http://chicago.apwa.net/resources/scholarships/

America's Best Blogging Scholarship

Criteria:
Currently enrolled or incoming freshman
Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above on a 4-point scale
U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States

Write a 500-600 word blog post answer the question on their site.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 31

To apply, please go to http://yourlocalsecurity.com/scholarship

Answers for the Future Scholarship

Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student and either be a U.S. citizen or non-U.S. citizen. Applicant must simply tell how they will use their education to answer a profound question found on AnswerParty.com's website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: March 31

For more information and essay questions, please visit AnswerParty's website.

 

Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship

  • Must be a current or former athlete at the high school or college level
  • Must be a current full-time college student or high school senior entering college

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information on how to apply, please visit their website.

 

ATTSavings.com Scholarship

To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an 500 word or less essay found on their website.

For more information, please visit http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: June 15 and December 15

AutoInsuranceCenter.com Scholarship

To compete, you need to create a comedy music video featuring original content.

  • The video should be about what it's like to be a student in high school or college.       
  • After the music video is complete, share it with your friends and family by posting it to sites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. 
  • Make sure to include a link to AutoInsuranceCenter.com both in the music video itself and in the video description. 
  • You also need to email your music video to scholarship@autoinsurancecenter.org.
  • If you don't email your music video to us, we may not realize that you've submitted it; it's easy to miss a random YouTube video upload, but we promise not to miss your emailed submission.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLLINE: December 1

For more information, please visit AutoInsuraceCenter.com.

Auto Insurance Essay Contest

Students are required to write an essay on the importance of having auto insurance.

Applicant must:

  • Be a current college student in the U.S. or high school senior
  • Have a 2.5 G.P.A. 

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 15

For more information about the essay and scholarship, please visit 4AutoInsuranceQuote.com's website.

 

Avalon School of Cosmetology Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion of how, in addition to technical skills, business and marketing skills play an important role in the pursuit of a spa or salon business.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

Balanced Man Scholarships

Sigma Phi Epsilon believes learning how to balance roles and activities in college is one of the most important life skills one can learn. We believe recognizing students who exhibit balance, all-around excellence, is one way to promote this important idea. Therefore, every year, we offer four Balanced Man Scholarships in the amount of (1) $1000 and (3) $500. These scholarships are offered to incoming male students who have excelled in the development of a Sound Mind and a Sound Body during their high school careers. Our aim is to reward men who exemplify these qualities, as we believe they are essential to leading a balanced life. Applicants for and recipients of the Balanced Man Scholarship are NOT obligated to join the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. Our goal remains to award exceptional young men who have exemplified our four pillars of leaders, scholar, athlete, and gentleman in their high school careers.

Deadline: October 1
Scholarship: (1) $1000 and (3) $500
More info: http://www.valposigeps.org/page/balancedman
Contact person: Geoff Yates at gfresca@gmail.com

The Best Price Nutrition and Health Scholarship

Complete a survey about your health and fitness goals.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 31

Apply at their website.

B. Davis Scholarship

This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.

1. Between the ages of 16 and 30
2. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
3. This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know your current academic standing

Application Procedure:

To apply for this scholarship, you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on one of two topics given. 


Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: May 25

 For more information and application, please click here.

Bethseda Lutheran Communities Student Scholarship

For Lutheran students pursuing undergraduate degrees in any academic area that will prepare them to serve and support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

Eligible Criteria

  • Be an active, communicant member of a Lutheran congregation.
  • Be classified as a freshman, sophomore or junior at an accredited college or university.
  • Have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have a career objective in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Amount: $3,000 (two will be offered

DEADLINE: April 15

For more information and application, please visit Bethseda Lutheran Communities website.

 

Beta Rho Chapter Kappa Kappa Kappa Scholarship

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

1. A college sophomore level or higher and enrolled full-time

2. A high school graduate of one of these high schools: Andrean, Crown Point, Gary, or Merrillville

3. A U.S. citizen residing in Gary, Crown Point, or Merrillville

4. Have a strong academic standing (above 3.0 G.P.A.)

5. Demonstrate potential within their chosen field of study

 Amount: no amount specified

DEADLINE: January 30

 For more information and application, please contact Peggy Waluck at 219-988-3639 or e-mail waluk@netnitico.net.

Bethseda Lutheran Community Scholarships

Bethesda Lutheran Communities scholarship applications are available for Lutheran high school, college and seminary students interested in pursuing careers in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities.

 Six scholarships will be awarded: two $3,000 awards for current college students; one $3,000 award for a seminary student; and three $500 awards for high school seniors.

Eligibility:

Applicants must be active communicant members of a Lutheran congregation, including those of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Evangelical Lutheran Synod and North American Lutheran Church.

Have a minimum 3.0 grade point average.

Other application requirements include documentation of 100-plus hours of volunteer or paid service to people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities, an essay and letters of recommendation. T

DEADLINE: April 15

For more information and application, please visit www.BethesdaLutheranCommunities.org

Big Fish Scholarship

The scholarship contest is open to all U.S. residents who are either high school seniors or college students who are already enrolled.  The entry requirements are to write a 500-word essay on one of two topics related to the casual/mobile/online gaming industry.
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: May 31st
For more information and application, please visit Big Fish's website.

BigSun Scholarship

Eligibility:

All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.

Application:

Please send them a short essay answering the question on their website: http://www.bigsunathletics.com/.


E-mail: athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: June 20
For more information, please visit: http://www.bigsunathletics.com/

Blaze Wifi Rural Students Essay Contest

Open to college-bound high school seniors and students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate level degree program in the United States.

Applicant must meet the following:

  • You are a United States citizen or a permanent legal resident of the U.S.
  • You are (1) a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university or (2) a high school senior planning to attend college 
  • You have a current grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher
  • You are NOT an employee of or related to an employee of Blaze Wifi

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 30

For more information and application, please visit Blaze Wifi's website.

BlindsGalore National Scholarship

Who is eligible?

  • Must be a woman
  • Must be in college
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Amount: $2,000

DEADLINE: May 15

For more information and to apply, please visit BlindsGalore's website.

 

Boomer Benefits Scholarship

This scholarship is to assist older Americans who go back to school.

Applicant must:

  • Be U.S. citizen
  • Be 50 years of age or older
  • Be currently enrolled in a two year, four year, or graduate program at an accredited public or private institution.
  • Have minimum G.P.A. of 3.0

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: August 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

Boomtown Internet Group Scholarship

An essay is required on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: April 14

For more information and essay topics, please visit Boomtown Internet Group's website.

 

Boren Scholarship

Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.

Amount: up to $20,000
DEADLINE: February 10

For more information and application, please visit www.borenawards.org

BrainTrack Scholarship Search Engine

http://www.braintrack.com/financial-aid-articles/articles/scholarship-search-engine

Brickhouse Security Scholarship

For current or former uniformed law enforcement officers in the U.S. who were wounded, disabled, or suffered serious injury in the line of duty. The funds can be granted for your child's education, your education, or spouse's education.

Amount: $10,000

DEADLINE: April 1

For more information, please visit Brickhouse Security's website.

(Be aware the site will ask for verification of identity and ask you to upload either your driver's license, State ID, passport, or birth certificate).

Bridgat Scholarships

Bridgat Technology Limited is offering a variety of scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled at an accredited institution in the United State.

Amount: Up to $6,500

DEADLINE: Open October 1 and ends on December 31

For more information, please click here.

 

 

Bridging Scholarship for Studying Abroad in Japan

Amount: $2500 for one semester or $4000 for one year
DEADLINE: April 6

For more information, please visit their website.

BrokerFish Scholarship

Open to any student of any major. The student must be full-time. An essay is required.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 21

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Buses For Sale Scholarship

An essay is required for a topic found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: April 15

For more information and essay topic, please visit Buses for Sale website.

 

CableTV.com Scholarship

Answer one of two essay questions on their website in 1,000 words or less.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 30 and November 8

 

Calum Ross Mortgage Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Cameo College of Essential Beauty Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion of how technology is revolutionizing the beauty industry, and how artistic skills need to be merged with technical skills to be a successful professional.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

CampusDiscover Scholarship

Open to U.S. students enrolled at a 2 year or 4 year college or university.

Amount: $2,500

DEADLINE: January 31

Apply at www.campusdiscovery.com/start

Campus Explorer Exclusive Scholarship

This is a monthly $1,000 giveaway, designed to help students pay for their higher-education expenses. Every month, Campus Explorer will announce a new scholarship – and a new way to win. A winner will be randomly selected from the entrants.

The contest is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 16 years old at the time of entry.

Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: end of each month

To apply, please visit https://www.campusexplorer.com/campus-explorer-scholarships/

 

Capital for Merchants Scholarship

Student must be at least 17 years of age, be a legal resident of the U.S.,  and are currently enrolled in an accredited institution of higher learning.

Amount: $2,000

DEADLNE: Open from March 17-June 30

For more information, please visit their website.

 

 

Career Advancement Scholarships

*Indiana Extension Homemakers Association Career Advancement Scholarship*
Eligibility:

1. Applicant must be a homemaker twenty-five (25) years of age or older
2. Resident of Indiana
3. Undergraduate student

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: March 15


*Porter County Extension Homemaker Organization Career Advancement Scholarship*
Eligibility:

1. Applicant must be a homemaker twenty-five (25) years of age or older
2. Resident of Porter County, Indiana
3. Undergraduate student

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: April 15

*Ruth B. Sayre Scholarship*

Eligibility:

1. Applicant must be legal resident of U.S.
2. Demonstrate leadership ability and has financial need
3. Undergraduate student with a minimum of 9 credits

For more information about these scholarship opportunities, please visit www.ag.purdue.edu/counties/porter/Documents/scholarship%20info.pdf

Carpay Law Legal Scholarship

Stuart A. Carpey is offering a one-time $500 scholarship. Student must write an essay on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and essay topic, please visit Carpay Law's website.

Cash Store Continuing Education Scholarship

Cash store will be offering five $1,000 scholarships to students continuing their college education. 

Eligible applicants:

  • Be a high school graduate at the time of application.
  • Reside in the United States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Be 25 years of age or older at the time of application.
  • Be enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two year or four year college, university, or vocational/technical school for the entire academic year at the time of application.
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.00 scale of its equivalent at the time of application.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: Open from April 1 to May 1

For more information and application, please visit Cash Store's website.

 

 

CenturyLinkQuote Scholarship

Offering a $1,000 scholarship in answer to their question: Tell us about a time you helped a friend or family member with an Internet-related problem.

DEADLINE: June 15

To apply, please go to http://www.centurylinkquote.com/scholarship

Charter One TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

Either write a 250 word essay on their topic or a 60 second video on why you are a good citizen.

DEADLINE: April 1-April 19

Amount: (1) $5,000 prize

            (4) $2,500 prize

            (35) $1,000 prize

For more information and entry, please visit www.charterone.com/scholarship

 

Clark Law Office Scholarship

Applicant must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be a current undergraduate student attending an accredited institution in the U.S.
  • Have a cumulative  G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their site.

 

CleanEdison Scholarship

Eligibility: Full-time students age 17-23
Description: CleanEdison is looking for a bright young scholar to write a 750 word essay on the growth of the clean energy and energy efficiency sectors, the effects this will have on job creation and the need for skills training to meet this demand. The essays will be evaluated on the quality of writing and depth of research on the topic. The winning essay will be showcased on CleanEdison's website for one year and the student will receive a $500 scholarship.
Amount of Scholarship: $500
Due Date: April 1st

Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success

Open to any student in an accredited U.S. college or university with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: August 31

For more information, please visit Greatclubs.com's website.

CoachUP Scholarships

Scholarships will be awarded to three spectacular student-athletes, either currently enrolled or accepted into a US college or university.  Recipients will receive a $2,000 scholarship AND $500 towards private coaching sessions.  Sscholarship details, application requirements, and terms & conditions can be found at: http://scholarship.coachup.com

CollegeClasses.com "Breaking Down the Barrier" Scholarship Award

Awarded to a student pursuing a degree in any field.

Applicant must:

1. Be legal resident of United States

2. Be 16 years of age or older

3. Be enrolled or applying for enrollment in a degree program

4. Consent to allow CollegeClasses.com to display your name, photograph, and educational aspirations if selected as winner

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and to apply, please visit CollegeClasses.com's website.

CollegeClasses.com Law and Justice Scholarship Award

Awarded to student pursuing degree in law and justice.

Applicant must:

1. Be legal resident of United States

2. Be 16 years of age or older

3. Be enrolled or applying for enrollment in a degree program

4. Consent to allow CollegeClasses.com to display your name, photograph, and educational aspirations if selected as winner

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and to apply, please visit CollegeClasses.com's website

 

College-Scholarships.com

Free scholarship database.

Comcastoffer.net Scholarship Contest

The scholarship is open to anyone, regardless of grades or need.  A minimum 750 word essay must be submitted on the topic presented at their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 1

Commercial Video Scholarship

Submit an insurance video about Good or/and Bad driving habits (keep the video positive).

$500 applied to qualified expenses
Semi-Annual Entries
Graduate, Undergraduates and High School Seniors

DEADLINE: October 1 and March 15

For more information, please visit CheapAutoInsurance.org website.

 

Cosmetic Dreams Scholarship

Open to any student. The student must be enrolled in an accredited U.S. university or research institution. They must also be over the age of 17 and be a U.S. citizen.

An essay of 1,200 words or less is required based on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: February 25

For more information, please visit their website

 

CouponAudit.com Scholarships

They are offering 5 $1,000 scholarships in answer to their questions:

1. How to get discounts by using coupons in buying goods
2. What are the benefits of frugality?

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 25

To enter and find more information, please visit their website.

Creative Bioscience Fitness Scholarship

The Fitness Scholarship is designed to encourage and promote a healthier lifestyle and to help college students learn about healthy eating habits early.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: November 1

CustomMade.com Scholarships

*Custom Furniture Scholarship*

Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American college, university or trade school.

Amount: $1,000

December 15

For more information and application, please visit http://www.custommade.com/scholarships/consumer-advantages-of-buying-custom-furniture-scholarship/

*Custom Jewelry Scholarship*

Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American college, university or trade school.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information and application, please visit http://www.custommade.com/scholarships/consumer-advantages-of-buying-custom-jewelry-scholarship/

 

CZ Jewels Fashion Design Scholarship

Open to any student who is a U.S. Citizen that is a high school senior , college or graduate student who is or will be attending an accredited U.S. college, university or fashion/art institute.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: April 15

For more information and application, please visit CZ Jewels website.

 

Deals.ServiceBundles.com Scholarship

Offers a variety of scholarships over the year.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15 and June 15

For more information, please visit Deals.ServiceBundles.com scholarship website.

DegreeDirectory Communication and Journalism Scholarship

For students who are interested in pursuing bachelor level degrees related to Communications, Journalism, Public Relations, Business Communications, Advertising, and Broadcasting.

Amount: $500 scholarship
DEADLINE:  April 1

For more information, please visit:

http://degreedirectory.org/pages/Communications_and_Journalism_Bachelors_Degree_Scholarship.html

DegreeDirectory Online Bachelor Degree Scholarship

For full-time or part-time students who are interested in pursuing any online bachelor level degree.

Amount: $500 scholarship
DEADLINE:  April 1

For more information, please visit:

http://degreedirectory.org/pages/Online_Bachelors_Degree_Scholarship.html

DegreeDirectory Student Saver Scholarship

Answer a question found on their website and post your answer as a comment on their Facebook wall.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 23 and March 14

For more information, please visit http://degreedirectory.org/articles/Student_Saver_Scholarship.html

Delta Theta Tau Fern Rowe Scholarship

For a nontraditional student, male or female, who has completed some post high school education and wants to continue their education.

Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: April 1

Application

 

Design a Shirt, Win A Scholarship

Applicant must:

  • Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program
  • Have a current G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: December 1

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Dialed Web Design College Scholarship

A 300 word essay is required regarding a topic found on their website. 

The applicant requirements:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student
  • Minimum G.P.A. of 3.0

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: December 31

For more information and application, please visit their website. The scholarship application is found towards the bottom of the page.

 

Dietspotlight.com Scholarship

Answer an essay question found on their website.

Amount: $3,000

DEADLINE: December 31

DigiCert's Internet Security Scholarship

An essay is required. For the topic, please visit DigiCert's website

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: April 1,  July 1, and December 1

Digital Dreamer Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any undergraduate student actively enrolled full-time at an accredited higher learning institution in the United States. Student's can apply if you meet the following requirements:

  • You are a United States Citizen or Permanent legal Resident of the U.S.
  • You are a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited institution.
  • You have a current grade point average(GPA) of 3.0 or higher.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: April 30

For more information and to apply, please visit Mercurysat.com's website.

 

Digital Innovation Scholarship

Scholarship prize: $1000.00 for one student
Eligibility: U.S. High School seniors and currently enrolled college undergraduate and graduate students
Submission Deadline: August 10.

How to enter: Write a 500-word essay describing your personal experience with Internet entrepreneurship or the importance of new ideas in the digital realm. Topics could include user experience, visual design or any other aspect of digital information you find interesting. Complete essays should be sent to contests@inkfarm.com with the following information:
  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Year in School
  • Current School
  • Where you heard about us

Scholarship webpage: http://www.inkfarm.com/Digital-Innovation-Scholarship

Direct2TV Scholarship

Students will submit a 300 to 1,000 word essay discussing their interaction with technology and how it functions as part of their interaction with society.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: April 1

For more information, please visit Direct2TV's website.

DirectTVBeatsCable Top Technology Scholarship

Write a 500+ word blog on the topic found on their website.

Amount: $2,500

DEADLINE: April 30

 

Disability Awareness Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded through MilitaryVALoan.com. Applicants should submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words about how they or someone they knew overcame disability to do something great.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 10

DiversityJobs, JustJobs, LatPro Scholarship

Amount: $2,000

DEADLINE: April 30, August 31, and December 31

For more information and application, please visit the following links.

DiversityJobs Scholarship: http://streetsmart.diversityjobs.com/diversity-scholarship/

JustJobs Scholarship: http://academy.justjobs.com/scholarships/

LatPro Scholarship: http://learn.latpro.com/scholarship/

Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations

Open to students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at an accredited institution of higher education in the United States. The awards will be granted on a competitive basis for the following: a) a record of commitment to community service on behalf of an underserved community, preferably related to tobacco prevention and/or control and b) the best use of the visual arts, media, creative writing or other creative endeavor to convey culturally appropriate health messages aimed at raising awareness of tobacco’s harmful impact.

Amount: $5,000 (two will be awarded)

DEADLINE: January 1 to April 30 the application is open

For more information, please visit the Legacy's website.

Echo Limousine Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion of the role of limousine travel in urban environments.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

 

Education-portal.com Scholarships

1. Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Criminal_Justice_and_Law_Enforcement_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html
A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing any associate or bachelor degree program emphasizing Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement. Areas of study that will be considered include Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, Sociology with Law/Criminal emphasis, Corrections, Computer Forensics, and Forensic Psychology, among others.

2. Liberal Arts and General Studies Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Liberal_Arts_and_General_Studies_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html
A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree program emphasizing Liberal Arts, General Studies, or Humanities.

3. Architecture and Drafting Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Architecture_and_Drafting_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html
A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree program emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting or Design, or Architectural Engineering.

4. Computer Science and Computer Engineering Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Computer_Science_Academic_Scholarship.html
A $1,000 academic award given to a student pursuing a degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Areas of study that will be considered include Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Software Engineering, Database Management, Computer Networking, Computer Programming and Information Technology Management.

5. Undergraduate Distance Learning Degrees - Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Undergraduate_Distance_Learning_Degrees_-_Academic_Award.html
A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing a distance learning associate or bachelor degree program. Available to all part-time or full-time undergraduate students completing an online degree program.

6. Graduate Scholarships

7. Win Free Textbooks for a Year! Sponsored by Education-Portal.com
http://eduport.al/nSq1Fe
Grand prize winner will receive $1,000 for textbooks. Secondary referral prize winner will receive $500. Sweepstakes runs August 1st - 31st and November 1-30. Students must be 18 years of age and enrolled in academic courses.

8. Architecture and Drafting Degrees - Undergraduate Academic Award
http://education-portal.com/pages/Architecture_and_Drafting_Degrees_-_Undergraduate_Academic_Award.html
A $500 academic award given to a student pursuing an associate or bachelor degree emphasizing Architecture, Architectural Drafting, Architectural Design, or Architectural Engineering.

9. Tuition Won't Stop Me College Scholarship
This opportunity gives students the chance to win $1,000 to fund their education.
All students need to do is create a short video offering their tips for managing student loans.
DEADLINE: January 31

Deadline for all above scholarships is April 1 unless noted otherwise.

eJobApplications Annual College Student of America Scholarship

  • Open to current undergraduate or graduate student attending a U.S. institution
  • Submit a 2 minute video of their topic

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 20

For more information and how to apply, please visit eJobApplication's website.

 

Eli Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

This is an annual competition that challenges college students to submit essays on urgent ethical issues. Students entering the contest are required to partner with a Faculty Sponsor.

Eligibility:

*Full-time juniors or seniors

Amount: $500-$5000

DEADLINE: December 1

For more information and guidelines, please visit www.ethicsprize.org.

Energy Scholarship

SaveOnEnergy.com is offering a scholarship to students who write a 600 word essay on the topic of:

With an ever-increasing emphasis on reducing emissions in the United States, more and more educational institutions have started to focus on sustainability. Universities across the nation have implemented green initiatives to reduce their impact on the environment and cut energy costs. What steps has your current school taken? What additional initiatives would you recommend to satisfy both objectives?

Amount: $1000

DEADLINE: November 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit SaveOnEnergy.com's website.


EntirelyPets Scholarship Program

Students can apply by simply answering the prompt: "How has owning a pet positively impacted your life?"

Amount: 1st Place: $1500, 2nd Place: $1000, 3rd Place: $500

DEADLINE: March 15

For more information and application, please visit EntirelyPets Blog

 

Eve's Addiction Scholarship

The Eve's Addiction Scholarship is open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited U.S. college or university. Applicants must complete a 500 word essay on one of the two topics listed at their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE:August 15 and December 15

Faded Soul Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

 

F.C. Tucker Scholarship: Our Investment into the Future

Applicant must:

  • Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be enrolled full-time

An essay is required.

Amount: $1,500 

DEADLINE: May 30

For more information and to apply, please visit their site.

 

Fine Art Finals Midwest Scholarship Competition

For any major. Open to Associate, Bachelor, and Masters Degree students. Finalists will be selected based on quality, originality, and creativity of their work.

Media accepted for competition are:

Drawing, Printmaking, Sculpture, Jewelry, Fibers, Photography, Digital Art, and Graphic Design.

Amount:  First Place: $1200
              Second Place: $600
              Third Place: $300
              Two Honorable Mentions: $50

DEADLINE: November 15

For more information and application, please visit www.fineARTfinals.com.

Fine & Associates Professional Corporation Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Flex Scholar Program

Scholarship program offered by CreditCardGuide.com's. Students pick from a variety of essay topics which cover different dimensions of financial literacy, including personal, corporate and government responsibility, and personal financial management.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: September 28

For more information and application, please visit CreditCardGuide.com's website.

Foodservice Communications Scholarship

For students planning careers in editorial or public relations in the foodservice industry.

Amount: range from $250-$6,000

DEADLINE: March 15

For more information and application, pleas visit www.ifeconline.com

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program

Must answer a question on their site between 800 to 2000 words.

Amount: First prize receives $5000
Second through Fifth place receives $1000

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information, please visit: www.foreclosure.com/scholarship

Foxytot's Fashion Corner Scholarship

Open to any undergraduate student actively enrolled full-time at an accredited higher learning institution in the U.S.

Must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the U.S.
  • Be a full-time student enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program
  • Have a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher

Amount: $00

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information, click here.

 

Frugal Dad Undergraduate Scholarship

Requirements:

  • Must be 16 years of age or older at time of application.
  • Must be a legal U.S. resident
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on Frugaldad.com, if required to upon notification of winning the award.
  • Answer 5 essay questions (500 words or less)

Amount: $5,000

DEADLINE: April 30

For more information and application, please visit http://frugaldad.com/scholarships/

Fruit Company Scholarships

Information that applies to both scholarships:

1. Neither scholarship has GPA requirements

2. The deadline for both scholarships is April 30

3. Applications for both can be downloaded in pdf format from our website and can be emailed or sent via USPS to 

    us.

4. Questions are best sent via email to scholarships@thefruitcompany.com

5. Both are for incoming Freshmen at any  US college/university

6. Scholarships are judged and awarded without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin or disability

 

 *The Roy Webster Scholarship*

1.For graduates of Oregon or Washington high schools (graduation year doesn't’t matter)

2.No major requirement

3.Award amount - $1000

 

 *The Fruit Company Gift Basket Entrepreneur Award*

1. Open to graduate of ANY U.S. high school

2. Business or Agriculture majors

3. Award amount - $4000

 

For more information and application for both, please visit http://www.thefruitcompany.com/page/scholarship

Future Counselors of America Scholarship

Annual scholarship awards $1,000 to U.S. undergraduates and graduates majoring in Psychology who seek a career in relationship counseling or a related field. Applicants will be judged based on academic achievement (minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA) and a minimum 500- to maximum 900-word essay entitled "The Psychology of Online Dating." The essay should address the psychological issues and challenges facing singles given the growing popularity of online dating, and how relationship professionals can help online daters navigate these challenges.  

DEADLINE: June 30

See more details at: http://www.datingadvice.com/scscholarship

The Future of Technology Scholarship by Vandelay Web

Open to high school seniors and students currently enrolled in college in the United States and Canada. An essay is required on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and to apply, please visit Vandelay's website.


Gail Walker Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship will be given based on the following criteria:
  • Scholastic achievement.
  • Personal integrity.
  • Active participation in and service to their community.
  • Active participation in senior year of high school, college freshman or sophomore.
  • Must have a grade point average (GPA) between 3.5 to 2.5 on a 4 point scale.
  • Active participation at a job or jobs in your community within the last 4 years.

Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: none specified

For more information and application, please visit www.macuonline.org.

Gates Millennium Scholarship

Eligible students:

  • Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian Pacific Islander American** or Hispanic American
  • Are a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the United States
  • Have attained a cumulative high school GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale or have earned a GED
  • Will enroll for the first time at a U.S. located, accredited college or university (with the exception of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) as a full-time, degree-seeking, first-year student. First-time college enrollees can also be GED recipients.
  • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities
  • Meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria
  • Have completed and submitted all three required forms: the student’s application (Nominee Personal Information Form), an evaluation of the student’s academic record (Nominator Form) and an evaluation of the student’s community service and leadership activities(Recommender Form) by the deadline

Amount: varies per applicant

DEADLINE: January 11

For more information and application, please visit http://www.gmsp.org/

Gemvara Scholarship

Who: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American college or university
What: Two $1,250 scholarships will be awarded, one for each topic below
When: Submission deadline is December 15
How: Applicants must submit an essay of 350 words

To apply, please visit http://www.gemvara.com/Scholarships/scholarship/view/

GetDirectTV Scholarship

The scholarship gives $2500 to the rising/current college student who submits the best blog entry on how television has influenced their post-graduate career aspirations (Grey's Anatomy made them want to become a doctor, etc...)

Amount: $2,500

DEADLINE: April 1

For more information, visit their website.

Gilman Scholarship

Eligibility:

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is open to all U.S. citizen undergraduates, in good academic standing, who meet the criteria listed below:
  • The applicant must be receiving a Federal Pell Grant or provide proof that he/she will be receiving a Pell Grant at the time of application or during the term of his/her study abroad. 
  • The applicant is applying to or has been accepted into a study abroad program eligible for credit by the student's accredited institution of higher education in the U.S.
  • The applicant is studying abroad for at least four weeks in one country. Programs going to more than one country are eligible if the student will be studying in one country for at least four consecutive weeks.
  • The applicant is studying abroad in any country except Cuba or a country
    on the U.S. Department of State's current Travel Warning list.  

Note: Gilman Scholarship recipients can only receive the scholarship once. If a student previously declined the Gilman Scholarship, they are welcome to re-apply, as long as they still meet all eligibility requirements as listed above.

Amount: Varies

DEADLINE: Fall Semester: March 1

              Spring Semester: October 1

For more information and application, please visit the Gilman website.

Giva Inc. Corporate Scholarship

ELIGIBILITY

All students, regardless of major, currently attending a college or university degree program either full or part-time are eligible and encouraged to apply. The award is for school tuition so the scholarship check will be written out to the student's educational institution. Giva employees, family relatives and vendors are not eligible.
 

REQUIREMENTS

All eligible students will be required to compose a thoughtful essay between 500 – 1,000 words answering the question: “How will you use your talents and education to make the world a better place for future generations? What are your career and personal goals and why?” Award winners are required to perform some community service volunteer work.

 

Amount: $1,000

ESSAY SUBMISSION DEADLINE: December 1 of each year

For more information and application, please visit Giva's website.


Glamour Scholarship

Any woman who is currently a full-time junior. Looking for young women with leadership experience, academic excellence, and inspiring goals.

For an application and more information, please visit the Financial Aid Office.  You may also go on-line to www.glamour.com/about/top-10-college-women.

Amount: $3,000
DEADLINE: December 1

 

Global English Editing Scholarship Program

Applicant must meet the following:

  • Be a full-time student at an accredited university in the U.S.
  • Maintain a cumulative G.P.A. of at least 3.5
  • Be a U.S. citizen or have a valid green card

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: November 20

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

GoCollege.com Scholarships

The Abacus Scholarship
Starting this year, we began offering the Abacus Scholarship: Every Student Counts. It is a scholarship contest open to ALL students and awards $1234 twice every year. The entry form and details are here:
http://www.gocollege.com/abacus/

Amount: $1,234

Deadline: December 15 and June 15


The Lucky Draw Scholarship
We offer a monthly $250 scholarship, drawn from students who contribute their opinions of how we can improve our website. This helps us create better resources and provides an easy opportunity to earn:
http://www.gocollege.com/lucky-draw-scholarship.html

Amount: $250

Deadline: One every month

Goedeker's Scholarship

Open to any undergraduate or graduate student. An essay is required.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information, please visit Goedeker's website.

Grapevine Evaluations Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

 

Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship

Open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree. Student must be enrolled at an accredited American institution.

The applicant will need to write a 1,000-2.000 word essay found on the topic found on their website.

Amount: $5,000

DEADLINE: April 30

For more information, please visit Grasshopper's website.

 

 

Guild Scholarships

These are for qualifying dependents of Valpo Guild members. Apply through the Guild Office or use their online scholarship application.

Haka Tours Scholarship

Open to all students aged over 18 at an accredited educational institution. Must respond to essay prompt.

Amount: $500 (NZD)

DEADLINE: June 30

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

 

Haiku Scholarship

Sponsored by CableTV.com. All you have to do is write a haiku for cable TV.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: October 31

For more information, visit CableTV.com's website.

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars

Can cover up to $300 in graduate school application fees.

TheIHS.org/AppFees

Healthy Home Scholarship

Open to all students at an accredited United States university. Student must provide documentation verifying cumulative G.P.A. of 2.75. An essay and video submission is required. 

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: August 15

For more information, please click here.

 

Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship

Applicant must write a 500-2000 word essay on topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information, please visit their website.

Homeinsurance.com Scholarship

Answer one of their essay questions.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 15

To apply, please visit their website.

Honoring Our Heroes Scholarship

To apply, the following criteria must be met:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GET prior to starting program
  • Must have a DD214
  • Must be a Veteran of the Armed Forces and not have a Dishonorable Discharge
  • Must meet all entrance requirements and 

 

The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program

Opened to high school students, undergraduate students, master degree students, and adult learners.  This is a need-based scholarship. Applicants must be residents of the United States and be at least 16 years old.

Amount: $1500

DEADLINE: April 15 and October 15

For more information, please go on-line to Hotelscheap's webpage.

 

HSI "Get Google" Scholarship

Write a letter (400 to 800 words) as if you were addressing Google HQ explaining why you believe Google Fiber should expand to your town next.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: October 25

For more information, please visit HSI website.

 

Humane Studies Fellowships

The Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University is offering undergraduate and graduate fellowships, internships, and scholarships in a variety of categories.

Amount: varies per category
DEADLINES:Spring: November 15, Summer: January 31, Fall: July 1

For more information about the program or to apply, please visit www.TheIHS.org

IFEC Scholarship

The International Foodservice Editorial Council (IFEC) awards scholarships annually to students with experience and/or education in the combination of foodservice and the communication arts.  Awards are intended to assist students planning to pursue careers as writers, editors, public relations practitioners, marketing communicators and similar within the foodservice industry. This is a very specific niche. Students with questions about qualifications are encouraged to contact IFEC directly.

Applications for the 2013 IFEC Foodservice Communication Scholarships are available at www.ifeconline.com.  Students in good standing in a degree-granting program of a post-secondary institution whose studies and work experience combine the fields of foodservice and the communication arts are eligible.  


Amount: Range in amounts of from $250 - $6,000

DEADLINE: March 15

More information is available at www.ifeconline.com.

Immigration Lawyer Network Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion about whether immigration helps or hurts the economy, is in keeping with an open and free society and whether the government is moving in a pro or anti immigration direction.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

iModules Scholarship

Applicant must be:

1. Full time student

2. Attending or will be attending a school that is an iModules client (Valparaiso University is an iModules client)

3. Have a minimum of a C average

The applicant writes an essay of no more than 1,000 words responding to one of their prompts.

Amount: $1,500
DEADLINE: April 1

For more information and writing prompts, please visit www.imodules.com/scholarships 

 

Indiana ILG Scholarship

The Indiana Industry Liaison Group (IILG) is proud to announce a scholarship opportunity for students in the State of Indiana who are (1) individuals studying programs or classes related to the diversity/Affirmative Action (AA)/Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); or (2) individuals with work or volunteer experience for diversity/AA/EEO organizations.

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: January 31

For more information or application, please visit IILG's website.

Indiana Sheriffs' Association Scholarship Program

Applicant must:

1. Be an Indiana resident
2. Be committed to pursing an education and career in a law enforcement field
3. Be a current member of the association or dependent child or grandchild of a current member
4. Be full-time

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: April 1

For more information or application, please visit the Financial Aid Office.

 

Insureon Scholarship Program

In 500-1000 words, describe how a small business has changed your life.

Amount: $2,500

DEADLINE: Open frmo March 1 to April 30

For more information and to apply, please visit their site

 

InternetProviders.com Scholarship

Open to any current college student. An essay is required.

Amount: $2,000

DEADLINE: August 15

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Internet Technology Scholarship

Write an essay on the topic found at FrontierBundles.com

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 14 and June 28

Jay-Z Scholarship

This scholarship is funded through the Shawn Carter Foundation to help under-served students. The student must have either graduated high school or earned a G.E.D. A minimum G.P.A. of 2.0 is required and the student must have a desire to give back to their communities. Students up to age 25 may apply.

Amount: $1,500 to $2,500

DEADLINE: April 30

For more information, please click here.

Shawn Carter Foundation-Gilman International Scholarship

In addition, the Shawn Carter Foundation has partnered with the Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship to offer up to four fully funded scholarships for students studying abroad. 

For more information, please click here.

 

JobApplicationsOnline.com Scholarship

To apply, students must simply write an essay discussing the complexities of paying your way through college, explain how you are able to manage it, and describe what the process has taught you about personal and financial responsibility.

Eligibility:

  • Full or part-time student with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher
  • Has worked an average of 12 hours for each of the previous 4 weeks at the time of applying
  • Legal resident of the U.S.
  • Currently enrolled at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
  • 18 years or older

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: August 9

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

 

Kappa Kappa Scholarship

Candidates must be:

1. At least college sophomore
2. U.S. citizen
3. Residing in Northwest Indiana or a graduate of a high school in Northwest Indiana
4. Full-time

For more information, contact Kathy Koscilniak by e-mail at mkcayman1517@aol.com or phone at 219-663-8208.

H. Kent Weldon Scholarship Program

Eligibility:

  1. Be resident of Indiana
  2. Be junior or senior in upcoming year
  3. Be receiving a Pell Grant or Indiana State Grant

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Return to the Financial Aid Office by April 31.

Please click here for application.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

The mission of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is to help young people of exceptional promise reach their full potential through education. *We focus in particular on scholarships for outstanding individuals with financial need.* The summaries below link to full descriptions of our four scholarship programs. See information on our grants programs at the tab on the left.

*Graduate*
This program awards scholarships worth up to $50,000 each to college seniors or recent graduates to attend *graduate or professional programs*.

*Undergraduate Transfer*
This program awards scholarships worth up to $30,000 each to students and recent alumni *from community colleges or two-year institutions* who will pursue bachelor's degrees at four-year institutions.

*Young Scholars*
Through this Program, the Foundation selects *high-achieving youth* with financial need and provides them throughout high school with individualized educational opportunities and support that will enable them to develop their talents and abilities.

*September 11*
Scholarships for spouses and dependents of victims of *September 11th or the 2001 anthrax attacks* currently enrolled in college or trade school who demonstrate financial need.

Please visit their website at www.jkcf.org/ for more information.

Christopher W. Keyser Undergraduate Scholarship

Open to any student enrolled in a four-year college in the U.S. with an interest in the legal or criminal justice fields. Applicants must major or be actively pursuing a degree in of of the following: criminal justice, pre-law studies, english, history, political science, journalism, or communications.

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information, please visit Keyserdefence.com's website.

 

The Kiddie Collection Scholarship

Open to an applicant at least 14 years of age who is enrolled in high school, college, university, or home schooled.

An essay is required based on a topic found on their site.

 

Amount: up to $3,500

DEADLINE: Open May 15 to December 5

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

 

Kids Chance of Indiana, Inc. Scholarship

Available to children of Indiana workers who were fatally or catastrophically injured as a result of a work-related accident or occupational disease.

Amount: up to $6000
DEADLINE: open

For more information or application, please visit www.kidschancein.org.

KrisztinaNeglia.com Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Rachel Lake Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to an Indiana resident seeking a post-secondary degree in religious studies. Applicants may include graduating high school seniors, college students enrolled as full time students or graduate students.
 
Amount: up to $2,000
DEADLINE: March 1
 
Applications and the application guidelines can be found at www.madisonccf.org. One generic application is used to apply for all their scholarships. Please review their spreadsheet of possible scholarships.
 
Please contact the Madison Co. Community Foundation at their email address info@madisonccf.org or by phone
765-644-0002 with any questions.

The Language Learning Scholarship Contest

Awarded to one student with the most thought-provoking and well-reasoned essay based on the topic found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

La Plaza's Financial Guide to Scholarships

Please click here for more information about the scholarships they have researched.

Law Blogger's Scholarship

Applicants must currently be attending an accredited 2 or 4 year college/university.
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Applicants may be attending full-time or part-time.
Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students, but must be officially pursuing a degree in law.

A 300-500 word essay must be written on the topic found on their website: http://www.joshuapondlaw.com/scholarship

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: January 31 

Legal Leaders Scholarship

The Console & Hollawell $1,000 Legal Leaders Scholarship is available to students who are pursuing a career in law. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the following areas: pre-law, paralegal studies, or working towards their juris doctorate in any concentration of the law.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 15

For more information and to apply, please visit Console & Hollowell's website

 

Legal Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship

The scholarship is sponsored by Paralegal411.org.

Applicant must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be pursuing a legal related undergraduate degree or certificate at an accredited institution

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: October 1

For more information and to apply, please visit their site.

 

Le Petit Scholarship

Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited American college, university or institution of higher education. You must write an essay on one of the following topics found at Le Petit Soldat of 500 words or more.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: May 15 and December 15

Levn and Zeiger Scholarship

Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Must write a 500+ word essay on topic found on their site.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 31

For more information, please visit their website.

Lexington Law Scholarship

Lexington Law is offering a scholarship for students in the U.S. who write an 800 work essay about what a credit score means to them, how they think they will use it in the future, and how they will maintain a good credit score during their college years. Student must have a 2.5 G.P.A. to apply.

Amount: $10,000 for they year ($5,000 per semester)

DEADLINE: December 30

For more information and application, please visit Lexington Law's website.


LSAT Prep Scholarship

 For undergraduates considering law school.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 31 and June 30

For more information and application, please visit http://www.getprepped.com/lsatprep/scholars

Legend Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled in one of these six educational institutions in Northwest Indiana: Calumet College of St. Joseph, Indiana University Northwest, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana Northwest, Purdue University Calumet, Purdue University North Central, and Valparaiso University.

The applicant must:

1. Be a current student
2. Be in good academic standing
3. Have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: March 15 (must be returned to the Financial Aid Office)

For more information or application, please visit the Financial Aid Office or go on-line to http://www.legacyfoundationlakeco.org/scholarships/Legends%20Scholarship%20Application.pdf

Leona Bruno Scholarship

his scholarship will be given based on the following criteria:
  • Scholastic achievement.
  • Personal integrity.
  • Active participation in and service to their attending school.
  • Active participation in and service to their community.

Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: none specified

For more information and application, please visit www.macuonline.org.

Make a Student Smile Scholarship

Scholarship program offered by Frownies Skin Care line.

Student must be full-time, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, and at least 18 years of ago when they apply. An essay is required. 

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: March 7

For more information and application, please visit Frownies website.

 

 

Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund

This program is for women from developing countries to help support their education.

Amount: $12,000-$15,000
DEADLINE: September for Fall and February for Spring

For more information and application, please visit www.mmmf-grants.org.

MassMutual Scholars

  • Open to students of all majors
  • Must be entering sophomore, junior, or senior year
  • Plan to attend a degree-seeking program full-time at a U.S. accredited institution
  • Have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0

Amount: $2,500 or $5,00

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

 

Jan Egerton and Don Smiley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Open to undergraduate and graduate students who must write an essay regarding mesothelioma.

Amount: ranges from $100-$5,000

DEADLINE: October 1

For more information, please visit their website.

Mhelpdesk Scholarship

Create a 60-second video commercial for Mhelpdesk directed to the businesses who use their software.

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information, please visit their website.

Military Scholarship

This scholarship search is funded by the VA Mortgage Center.com. They offer five (5), bi-yearly scholarships in the amount of $1500.

Qualifications:

1. Current and prospective ROTC program students
2. Active-duty military personnel with plans to attend college
3. Honorably Discharged Veterans of the US military
4. Sons and daughters of Veterans or Active-duty military

To apply, please visit www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html.

Movearoo.com Dorm Disaster Scholarship

Upload photos of your dorm room disaster to Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter. You can even upload a video to Vine. Tag @movearoo and hashtag #movearooscholarship in your photo or Vine clip

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: October 31

For more information, visit http://www.movearoo.com/scholarship

Movers Corp University Scholarship Program

Applicant will write a 500-1000 word synopsis of on-line marketing ideas intended at increasing awareness of the MoversCorp brand.

Applicant must be:

  • U.S. citizen or Permanent Legal Resident and may not be an associate employee of any division of MoversCorp.com
  • At least 17 years of age
  • Freshman, sophomore, junior,  or senior
  • Currently enrolled in an accredited on-line campus college/university in the U.S.
  • Enrolled in a program at least two years in length
  • Have cumulative grade point average of at least 2.25 on a 4-point scale.

Amount: $2,000 ($1,000 per semester)

DEADLINE: For Fall eligibility: February 15-July 15

                 For Spring eligibility: September 15- January 15

For more information and application, please visit MoversCorp.com's website.

 

MyBookBuyer.com Textbooks For a Year Scholarship

Write an essay on one of their prompts found on their website.
  
Amount: One Grand Prize: $1,250
(2) Runner up: $250
DEADLINE: May 10 and December 10
  
For more information and application, please visit: http://www.mybookbuyer.com/textbooks-for-a-year-scholarship.htm

MyProjectorLamps LLC Scholarship


A scholarship contest challenging entrants to create a one page essay detailing your ideas about the use of multimedia and data visualization in K-12 classrooms. Explore modern teaching methods and propose specific ideas for visual and interactive presentation in K-12 classrooms for improved knowledge retention.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE October 12 for Fall and April 13 for Spring

For more information, please visit their website.

My Visa Source Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian or U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are currently enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

John and Carol Myers Scholarship Fund

The John and Carol Myers Scholarship Fund was designed for the benefit of residents of the 7th Congressional District and is presented by the Wabash Valley Community Foundation.

Students must be residents in one of the following counties:

Benton    Clay     Fountain    Martin      Morgan      Putnam      Vermillion
Boone     Clinton  Greene      Monroe      Owen        Sullivan    Vigo     
Brown     Davies   Hendricks   Montgomery  Parke       Tippecanoe  Warren   

Student must have completed no less than one year of post secondary education
Student has a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0
Student has volunteered during the political campaign of a Republican candidate, worked for the Republican Party, or worked for an affiliated organization.

Amount: none specified
DEADLINE: January 15

For more information and application, please visit www.wvcf.com.

National Association of Exclusive Buyer Agents

The scholarship contest is open to all individuals who will be enrolled in a U.S. accredited post-secondary institution during the Fall  session regardless of major or degree program including those attending accredited post-secondary trade or technical schools.


$1,000 scholarships will be awarded to two individuals who can best demonstrate with a short video why a smart consumer should use an Exclusive Buyer Agent when buying a home.

DEADLINE: May 31

National Federation of the Blind

*Kenneth Jernigan Scholarship*

Eligible students:

1. Must be legally blind
2. Must be living in the United States (include Puerto Rico)
3. Must be enrolled in accredited university

Amount: ranges from $3000 to $12,000
DEADLINE: March 31

For more information or application, please visit www.nfb.org/scholarships.

NextStudent Scholarship Search Engine

Allows you to browse more than 5.9 million scholarships. You may create multiple search profiles and search on-line anytime. It is free to use. NextStudent will never sell, rent, or share your personal information.

Please visit this link to apply now! www.nextstudentloans.com/sse1

Noren and Associates Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion about whether immigration helps or hurts the economy, is in keeping with an open and free society and whether the government is moving in a pro or anti immigration direction.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

 

North American Bancard (NAB) Scholarship Opportunities

*PayAnywhere Scholarship Contest*

*North American Bancard Scholarship Contest*

*Capital for Merchants Scholarship Contest*

Student must be a legal resident of the U.S.,  and are currently enrolled in an accredited institution of higher learning.

Amount: $2,000

DEADLNE: Open from March 17-June 30

 

NPSE Education Foundation Scholarships

**Undergraduate Scholarships**

*NSPE Auxiliary Legacy Scholarship*

For female undergraduate entering their junior year. It is a one time disbursement of $2000 at the beginning of their junior year. Eligible applicants must be NSPE Members/Student Members. Must be U.S. citizen.
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: March 1

*NSPE Education Foundation Steinman Scholarship*

Awarded to two currently enrolled undergraduate students entering their junior year. Applicant must be currently enrolled, in good academic standing, entering junior year in the fall, and be U.S. citizen.
Amount: $5000
DEADLINE: March 1

*The Paul H. Robbins, P.E., Honorary Scholarship*

For a current undergraduate student entering their junior year.  It is a one time disbursement of $10,000 at the beginning of their junior year. Eligible applicants must be NSPE Members/Student Members. Must be U.S. citizen.
Amount: $10,000
DEADLINE: March 1

Offers.com Scholarship

Write a 400-750 word essay based on the topic found on their website.

Amount $2,500

DEADLINE: December 15

One Inch Punch Productions Annual Scholarship

Open to Canadian and U.S. citizens or permanent residents with a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher and are enrolled in a Canadian or U.S. university or college.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Opportunities for Student through Institute for Human Studies

Internships, Scholarships, and Essay Contests**

The Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University has dedicated itself for over 40 years to help undergraduate and graduate students pursue their intellectual interests.

Scholarships available:
1. Humane Studies Fellowships
2. Film and Fiction Scholarships

Internships available:
1. Koch Summer Fellowships
2. Journalism Internships
3. Broadcast Journalism Internships
4. Production Internships

Writing Contests available:
1. Globalization
2. The Environment
3. Civil Liberties

For more information about each program, please visit their website at www.theihs.org.

The Ornament Shop Scholarship

This scholarship is to assist the winning student in pursuing their goal of higher education.

To be eligible

  • Any graduating high school sennior or current college/university student
  • Must be U.S. citizen
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative G.P.A.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: June 1

For more information and how to apply, please visit Hallmark's website.

PC HealthBoost Scholarship Award in Computer Technology

Open to any student currently enrolled in a secondary education program. An essay of 750-1500 words is required based on a 2-minute video posted on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31 for Fall and December 1 for Spring

For more information, please visit PC HealthBoost's website.

 

Pearl Software College Scholarship Program

For a student pursuing a technology degree or related program.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 1

For more information and essay topic, please visit Pearl Software's website.

 

Pertino IT Innovation Scholarship Program

For students interested in information technology. Must be a U.S. resident. currently enrolled full-time. and jave, and have minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.5.

Amount: $1,000 (1 award) and $500 (1 award)

DEADLINE: October 31

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

 

Phi Delta Theta Scholarship

Phi Delta Theta, an international men’s fraternity, will be awarding scholarships to undergraduate men at Valparaiso University. This series of scholarships will consist of three individual $500 scholarships.

All male Valpo students who are not members of the Social Fraternity community are eligible, including incoming freshmen and transfer students. Applicants will be evaluated based upon the combination of academic performance, involvement in student organizations, and other campus activities (including athletics, service related activities, residence hall positions, departmental tutor positions, student affairs, etc.). Applications should be submitted online at http://tinyurl.com/valpophidelt

Applicants considered to be the most qualified will be invited to personal interviews at their earliest convenience. Interviews will be conducted on Valparaiso University’s campus.

Pocketbook-Zookal Scholarship

Open to all students who are:

  • Currently enrolled in a university
  • Aged 18 year or older
  • Interested in entrepreneurship

Amount: $1,000 plus four free textbooks worth up to $1,000

DEADLINE: May 14

For more information, please click here.

 

ProofreadingServices.com High School and University Writing Scholarship

  • Must be enrolled in a U.S. university or high school
  • Must have G.P.A. of at least 3.2
  • Must write an essay based on their prompt

Amount: ranges from $100 to $500

DEADLINE: June 1

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

 

Q Link Wireless Scholarship

Eligible applicant:

  • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in full time or part time undergraduate study at any accredited college or university within the United States.
  • Applicant must have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale.
  • Must be an American citizen or hold a valid student visa.

An essay is required.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: April 1

For more information and to apply, please visit Q Link Wireless's website.

Quickship.com Scholarship

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Fall or Spring at any accredited American college, university or trade school. Must be a U.S. Resident.

HOW TO APPLY?

Applicants must submit an essay of 1,000 words minimum on the topic(s) provided on their website.

Email Essays to school@quickship.com

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information, please visit Quickship's website.

QuickshipToner.com Scholarship

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Fall or Spring at any accredited American college, university or trade school. Must be a U.S. Resident.

HOW TO APPLY?

Applicants must submit an essay of 1,000 words minimum on the topic(s) found on their website.

Email Essays to school@quickshiptoner.com



Amount: $1,500

 

 

DEADLINE: December 15 and June 15

For more information, please visit Quickship's website.

 

Race Entry Student Scholarship

An essay of 1,000 to 2,000 words is required based on a topic found on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: submit between January 1 and August 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

Rand Marketing Web Design Scholarship

Open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited U.S. college, university and art or fashion institute.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: August 5

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

Replicon Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any (currently enrolled) student over the age of 18 and attending a state/provincially accredited college or university in the United States of America or Canada.

The Time Tracking Software Scholarship will award $500USD towards tuition and/or education fees to the applicant who best displays knowledge of how time tracking software can add value to organizations today.

In 1000 words or less, entrants must write about how time tracking software can help an organization in business today, and are scored based on their creative approach, applicability to a real world business setting, clarity of their message and supporting research, statements or quotes.

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Open from September 1 to January 5

For more information, please visit http://www.replicon.com/scholarships/timetrackingsoftware.aspx

Robinson Family Companies Scholarships

The GetinBusiness.com Entrepreneurship Scholarship:
GetinBusiness! is a resource site for entrepreneurs, offering information on how to incorporate and other business start-up tools.  The company offers a scholarship to the student who writes the best short essay on entrepreneurship per the guidelines set forth on www.getinbusiness.com/blog/scholarship  This scholarship requires an easy application form submitted through email. 

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 31


The FreeLegalAid.com Entrepreneurship Scholarship:
A scholarship offered to the student who writes the best short essay on access to law per the guidelines set forth on www.freelegalaid.com/scholarship  Free Legal Aid is one of the oldest websites offering completely free legal resources.  This scholarship requires an easy application form submitted through email. 

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 31



The MissionVacation.com Entrepreneurship Scholarship:
Mission Vacation is a company focusing on vacation rentals in Mission Beach, San Diego.  A scholarship offered to the student who writes the best short essay on travel per the guidelines set forth on www.MissionVacation.com/scholarship  This scholarship requires an easy application form submitted through email.  or details.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 31


The Techlaw LLP Entrepreneurship Scholarship:
Techlaw LLP is a boutique intellectual property law firm, handling trademarks, copyrights and patents.  A scholarship offered to the student who writes the best short essay on intellectual property law per the guidelines set forth on www.TechLawLLP.com/scholarship   This scholarship requires an easy application form submitted through email. 

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 31

Rotary District 6540 Summer Study Abroad Scholarship

Must have completed at least 2 years of undergraduate study.

Amount: Up to $7,000

DEADLINE: January 20

For more information, please visit Rotary District 6540 website.

Safe Driver Scholarship

Car Insurance Comparison.com is offering a scholarship for students who will be enrolled in college who complete a safe driver program listed on their website. Most of the programs are free. The applicant must have a valid drivers license.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 10

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

Sallie Mae 911 Education Fund

This fund was created in response to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The scholarship program is open to children of those who were killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks, and who are enrolled as full-time undergraduate students at approved, accredited institutions.

Scholarship awards of up to $2,500 per applicant, per school year, are available and may be renewed on an annual basis, subject to satisfactory academic progress.

Download an application from www.thesalliemaefund.org

 

SatelliteTV.com Infographic Scholarship

Applicant must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident 
  • Have cumulative G.P.A. of at least a 2.5
  • Be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 7

For more information and how to apply, please visit their site.

 

ScholarLaunch.com Scholarships

A site that connects private business scholarships to universities. Here are some scholarship opportunities found on their website.

*Rocky Mountain Mattress (Mark A. Forester Scholarship)

*Low VARates.com

*Tenshon

*Aaron Seever Sales Scholarship

Scholarships Offered by Sallie Mae

Please visit their site at www.thesalliemaefund.org/scholarships for updated information on a variety of scholarships they offer. They are: First In My Family Scholarship, American Dream Scholarship, Unmet Need Scholarship, Writers of Passage Scholarship, and Sallie Mae 911 Education Fund. They also have General Scholarships, "Latino College Dollars" Scholarships, and "Black College Dollars" Scholarships.

Applications become available after January 1 of every year.

Scholarships.com

A free scholarship database of more than 2.7 million awards.. Please visit www.scholarships.com

Scholarships4school.com

Directory to find and view scholarships.

www.scholarships4school.com

 

ScholarshipExperts.com

This is a free scholarship database. To research, please go to www.scholarshipexperts.com

Some scholarships available:

* College Prowler "No Essay" Scholarship

* Cappex "A GPA Isn't Everything" Scholarship

* Cappex "I Don't Want to Pay" Scholarship

* Superpower $2,500 Scholarship

*Campus Discovery $2,500 "Advice to Your High School Self" Scholarship

*Zinch Super Student Stimulus Scholarship

*All About Education $3,000 Scholarship

*Scholarship Points $10,000 Scholarship

*What's Your Widget Scholarship

*Do-Over Scholarship

*Education Matters $5k Scholarship

*Zombie Apocalypse $1,500 Scholarship

*Top Ten LIst Scholarship

*Shout It Out $1,500 Scholarship

*United Realty Students $5,000 Scholarship

*Create-A-Greeting Card $10,000 Scholarship

*I Have a Dream $1500 Scholarship

*Sweet & Simple $1500 Scholarship

*$10,000 + U Scholarship

ScholarshipGuidance.com

A website of outside scholarship opportunities.

www.scholarhshipguidance.com

*MCO Scholarship: $500, Deadline May 15

* Artic Physical Therapy Scholarship: $500, Deadline August 31

* Your Favorite Car Scholarship: $500, Deadline April 30

SchoolSoup.com

SchoolSoup.com is the largest on-line database of scholarships for students pursuing a post-secondary education with over 250,000 College specific and Private scholarships listed. Sstudents can quickly and easily browse through scholarships by a variety of categories (Major, Athletics, Religion, Disability, State, College, etc).

http://schoolsoup.com/scholarship-directory 

 

Security Choice Essay Scholarship

Security Choice is pleased to announce a $5,000 scholarship opportunity for students.

In order to qualify for the scholarship, applicants must;
        - Write a 1,000 word essay from one of two prompts
        - Be enrolled in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or in an accredited graduate school program


Amount: $5,000

DEADLINE: August 15

Applicants can apply and find the full details of the scholarship here.

SellUsedBooks.com Scholarship

Write a 750-1,250 word essay and you could win $1,000!

To apply, visit: http://www.sellusedbooks.com/sell-used-books-college-essay.htm

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE:  December 1 and April 30

 

SEO Scholarship

Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and attending full-time in a post-secondary school in the U.S.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: September 5

For more information and to apply, please visit their website.

Shane Co College Scholarship

Requirements:

  • Enrolled or planning to enroll into fashion or retail an accredited University or design school
  • High School Graduate or equivalent
  • Cumulative 3.5 GPA

An essay is required.

Amount: 1st Place: $5,000; 2nd Place: $3,000; 3rd Place: $2,000

DEADLINE: March 15

For more information and application, please visit Shane Co's website.

Shift Insurance: The Drive to Learn Scholarship

Must write an essay on their choice of topic.

-Full-time students

-U.S. and non U.S. citizens are eligible to apply

Amount: $1000

DEADLINE: March 1

For more information or to apply, please visit Shift Insurance's website.

Bud Siegfried Scholarship

Two essays on topics found on their website are required. Open to any student, regardless of major.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information, please click here.

 

Sir Isaac Newton Honors Scholarship

Applicant:

 

  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Received any form of academic recognition
  • Consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on OnlineSchools.org, if required to upon notification of winning the award.
Amount: $500
DEADLINE:  October 1

 

For more information and application, please visit  http://www.onlineschools.org/academic-scholarship/

Sixt Scholarship

Sixt rent a car is offering a scholarship opportunity to high school seniors. The applicant must be a graduating senior in high school who plans to enroll in a 2 to 4 year university full-time. Applicant must have 3.5 G.P.A. on 4.0 scale.

Amount: $5,000 (five will be awarded)

DEADLINE: March 1

For more information, please visit Sixt Rent a Car website

 

Skylights Effect Scholarship

Applicant:

  • Priority given to students majoring in photography, art, graphics design, architecture, interior design. However, open to all majors.
  • Must have G.P.A. of at least 2.5
  • Must be an American citizen or have student VISA

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information, please visit their website.

Smith Publicity Book Marketing Scholarship for Persuasive Writing

Offered by Smith Publicity, one of the leading book marketing firms in the publishing industry. An essay is required.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 13

For more information and essay topic, please visit Smith Publicity's website.

 

SpecialCableDeals.com Scholarship

Open to undergraduate and graduate students. Must submit a minimum 750 word essay based on the topic found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: January 1

Spokeo Connections Scholarship

For applicants who recently graduated high school or who will enroll as a freshman at a four-year or two-year college or university in the Spring  OR a full-time student currently enrolled at a an accredited four-year or two-year college or university; maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above; and must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Students will submit an original essay All entries must be submitted through the official Spokeo Connections Scholarship submission form found through our official site.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: Fall semester deadline: July 1

                 Spring semester deadline: November 20

 

For more details and how to apply for the Spokeo Connections Scholarship, please visit http://www.spokeo.com/spokeo-connections-scholarship

The StorageMart ScholarSmarts Scholarship

Write a minimum 500 word essay on one of the topics found on their website at http://www.storage-mart.com/scholarship.

Amount: $1,00

DEADLINE: June 30

StudentScholarships.org Scholarship Opportunities

 

*SMART Scholarship*

Must be a U.S citizen and proof of citizenship is required.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Amount: $25,000

DEADLINE:  December 15

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Union PLUS Scholarship*

Open to students attending a college or university, a community college, or a technical college or trade school.

Applicants for scholarships are evaluated according to academic ability, social awareness, financial need and appreciation of labor.


Amount: $4,000

DEADLINE: January 31

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*National FFA Scholarships*

Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. The selection process takes into account the whole student - FFA involvement, work experience, Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: February 15

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Peace Scholarships*

Both must apply:

1. You are a freshman at time of application, AND

2. You can provide evidence of leadership and/or personal initiative in activities or in an organization relating to peace and social justice, nuclear disarmament, and/or conflict resolution.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: March 1

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Odenza Marketing Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between the ages of 16 and 25 on March 30

2. Submit answers to the essay questions, which can be found on the application page

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 30

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Vancouver Restaurant Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between ages of 15-21 as of May 30

2. Be a full-time student in either high school or college

3. Answer the essay question found on the application page

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 30

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. As of May 30, be under 25 years of age

2. Be currently a senior in high school or in your first  year of college

Amount: $5,000

DEADLINE: May 30

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Big Dig Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be currently in grade 12 and entering into your first year of college or currently be in your first or second year of college

2. Submit an essay that is under 1000 words

Amount: $3,000

DEADLINE: June 1

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Man Mac Automatic Transmission Scholarship*

Be enrolled or expected to be enrolled in an undergraduate program at a school located in Canada or the United State.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: June 15

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*BBG Communications Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between the ages of 16 and 21 on June 30

2. Submit answers to the two essay questions, which can be found on the application page

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 20

To apply, please visit http://www.studentscholarships.org/awards.php

 

*Gilbraitti Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between the ages of 16-20

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: March 30

To apply, please visit www.coquitlammortgagebrokers.com

 

*Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award*

Applicant must:

1. Over the past 2 years have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work

2. Over the past 2 years have maintained a G.P.A. of 3.5 or greater

3. Be under the age of 21

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: April 15

To apply, please visit www.usbbgcommunications.com

 

*Healthy Choices Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1.Be enrolled at any level in any program that is two years in length or longer

2. Be a Canadian or U.S. resident

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: April 30

To apply, please visit www.chiropractorkelowna.ca/chiropractors.php

 

*Scholarship by Design Award*

Applicant must:

1. Be resident of Canada or United State

2. Be currently attending full-time

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 1

To apply, please visit www.studentscholarships.org

 

* Black and Lee Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between ages of 15 and 20

2. Submit answers to essay question

3. Be attending post-secondary institution by time of application

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 15

To apply, please visit www.studentscholarship.org

 

*Caretenders Scholarship Program*

Applicant must:

1. Attending school in Canada or the U.S.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: May 31

To apply, please visit www.bellevilleretirementhomes.ca

 

*LM Scholarship Program*

Applicant must:

1. Currently or expects to be enrolled by time of application

2. Have G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE; May 31

To apply, please visit www.forklifttrainingvancouver.com

 

*Rogers Community Volunteer Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Attending school full-time

2. Have contributed a minimum of 10 hours of non-paid, volunteer service within your community during the last 12 months

3. Have maintained a G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: June 1

To apply, please visit www.southsurreydentists.com

 

*Sedary & Associates Scholarship*

Applicant must:

1. Be between ages of 16-22

2. Be enrolled in college

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: June 15

To apply, please visit www.burnabylawyers.ca

 

*Lift Parts Express Scholarship*

Applicant must:

2. Be a current senior in high school, OR freshman/sophomore in college

2. Be a legal resident of the U.S. or Canada

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE; June 30

To apply, please visit www.forkliftpartsillinois.com

Study Abroad Scholarships

**The National Security Education Program (NSEP) funds U.S. students to study and/or conduct research in other countries, to educate Americans in cross-cultural and global issues and strengthen U.S. economic competitiveness and national security.

To learn more about the Boren programs, sign up for the webinars below at

http://www.borenawards.org/program

Amount: $20,000 to $30,000

DEADLINE:   January 25 for Graduates
February 10 for Undergraduates

For more information  and application, please visit  http://www.valpo.edu/studyabroad/gettingstarted/scholarships_funding1.php

 

**AASAP/UK (Association of American Study Abroad Programmes United Kingdom)

Eligibility
Requirements for candidates:
a. Enrolment in full-time education
b. Undergraduate status at a university or college based in the United States
c. Acceptance on a study abroad programme offered by an AASAP/UK FULL OR ASSOCIATE member with a
minimum length of one semester/term
d. Minimum cumulative 3.00 GPA
e. Willingness to share their experiences abroad with the AASAP/UK community: to produce a reflective
piece on the impact of the scholarship, and to attend a meeting and present on the goals and objectives
that have been achieved as a result of the financial support.

Amount: $1,550

DEADLINE: April 10

For application, please visit either Valpo's Study Abroad Center or click here.

SurelyBonds.com Scholarship

Scholarship program targeting students with small business experience.The SuretyBonds.com Small Business Success Student Scholarship Program is open to students in every state. All entries must be received no later than March 31, 2013, to be eligible for the contest. Applications may only be submitted online. Each student must submit a 500 to 1,000-word essay about "How small business ownership (personal, parent, grandparent, or legal guardian) has shaped you into the person you are today."

Amount: $1,500

DEADLINE: March 31

For more information, please visit their website.

 

Sussle Scholarship

Mission: Sussle is an encyclopedia of the things YOU care about, and this is not your usual scholarship. By participating, you will be posting your knowledge for the benefit of others, and in return, the best contributor will win the scholarship.
Requirements: 
  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate students at an accredited college or university in the United States.
  • US citizen or legal permanent resident.
Amount: $5,000
DEADLINE: June 30 and December 31
 
For more information, please visit http://sussle.org/scholarship
 
In addition, they are offering a monthly scholarship.
Deadline: Last day of each month
Value: $1,000
Scholarships available: 1 every month
Mission: Sussle collects the best content by topic. This is not your usual scholarship. There is no application or essay, and it's actually fun. By participating, you will be posting your knowledge for the benefit of others, and in return, the best contributor will win the scholarship.

Eligibility:

    Full-time undergraduate or graduate students during Fall, 2013 at an accredited college or university in the United States.
    US citizen or legal permanent resident.

How to enter:

    Use Sussle.org to contribute knowledge about your interests.

Talbots Scholarship Program

ELIGIBILITY

Applicants to the Talbots Scholarship Foundation must:

  • Be women currently residing in the United States or Canada;
  • Be women who have earned a high school diploma or their GED 
  • Be enrolled or planning to enroll in full- or part-time undergraduate study at an accredited 2- or 4- year college or university;
  • Be attending the full academic year and receiving a degree no earlier than May; and
  • Have at least two semesters (24 credit hours or more) remaining to complete an undergraduate degree as of the beginning of the fall academic term.

Talbots Scholarship Foundation will award $180,000 in college scholarships for the academic year, including up to seventeen (17) $10,000 scholarships and one (1) $30,000 scholarship to an extraordinary finalist demonstrating courage, conviction and an insatiable entrepreneurial spirit.

DEADLINE: January 3

Learn more about the program and how to apply by visiting https://www.talbots.com/scholarship

 

Taylor Gifts $1,000 Academic Scholarship

Student must be a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 15

For more information and how to apply, please visit their website.

 

Technology and Web Blogging Scholarship

This scholarship is limited to students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program. Students must have the following:

  • Minimum cumulative GPA 3.00
  • Full-time student
  • Submission of a blog that does not exceed 1,000 words

This award is geared towards students with an interest in e-commerce, web development, digital media or online marketing, but this concentration is not required.
Blog posts will be judged on:

  • Originality
  • Creativity
  • Visibility (Does the applicant’s blog beg to be shared on Twitter, FB, other blogs, etc.?)

Ampunt: $1000

DEADLINE: November 30

For more information and blog post, please visit ZingBroadband.com's website.

     

Twin Cities Single Lutheran Adult (TCSLA) Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

1. Must be legal resident of the Twin Cities Metropolitan area
2. Member of a Lutheran church
3. Is a sophomore or junior at a Lutheran college

Amount: $600
DEADLINE:  April 1

For more information and application, please visit the Financial Aid Office.

Undergraduate Fellowships

The Fund for Theological Education is offering undergraduate fellowships.

To be eligible, you must:

1. Be nominated by a professor, school administrator, current pastor, or campus minister
2. Be a current sophomore or junior in college with minimum G.P.A. of 3.0
3. Have interest in exploring ordained ministry as a vocation
4. Be a U.S. or Canadian citizen
5. Be under the age of 30
6. Demonstrate leadership ability in your church or school community

Amount: $2000
DEADLINE: Nomination: February 1
                     Application: March 15

For more information and application, please visit www.thefund.org

UPS Scholarship

Application available Fall semester in the Financial Aid Office.

Amount: varies
DEADLINE: September

U.S. Bank's Scholarship Program

Available to high school seniors and college undergraduate students. No essay requirement.

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: application is open from October to March

To apply, please visit http://www.usbank.com/scholarship

UsBundles.com Scholarship

Answer the question found on their website in 250-300 words.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 10 and July 14

USDirect Scholarship

Offering a $1,000 scholarship contest where they ask students to show their school spirit and team pride with a photo. To be eligible for the scholarship, students have to follow three easy steps. Check out their scholarship page for more details:http://usdirect.com/scholarship.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 15

USDish Scholarship

  • Write a 300-500 word essay on a topic found on their website.
  • Post your article to their Facebook page

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: June 1

For more information, please visit their website.

VA Mortgage Center Scholarship Program

Eligible applicants:

    *  Current and prospective ROTC program students
    * Active duty Military personnel with plans to attend college
    * Honorably Discharged Veterans of the U.S. Military
    * Sons and daughters of Veterans or active duty Military

Amount: $1500
DEADLINE: writing prompts are available April 1 and  October 1

For more information and application, please visit their website.

Verizon Wireless Black History Month Essay

Write an essay about how the evolution of wireless technology has changed the world we live in.
 
Applicants must be a graduating senior and a resident of one of the following: Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, or Virginia.
 
Amount: $5000
DEADLINE: March 15
 
For more information and application, please visit http://www.uncf.org/forstudents/scholarDetailSGA.asp?id=445 

Veterans United Scholarship

Potential applicants must be pursuing a post-secondary degree at an accredited college or university, submit a transcript reflecting a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and have a connection to the military by being one of the following:
  • Active-duty service member
  • Veteran
  • Spouse of military member or veteran
  • Surviving spouse of a fallen soldier
  • Child of a military member or veteran

Amount: $2,000

DEADLINE: April 30 and October 31

For more information and to apply, please visit Veterans United.

VIP Fishing Charters Annual Scholarship

Eligibility: US citizens or permanent residents with a minimum GPA of 3.0 enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college or university.

On a website, blog, or online forum, write a 500-800 word post that expresses your opinion of what factors contribute to a successful day of fishing.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: July 30

For more information, please visit their website.

Visine-Students With Vision Scholarship

Share your vision with Visine, and you could win $5,000!

DEADLINE: March 1

Apply on-line at Visine's website.

Vista Health Solutions Scholarship

Open to any undergraduate. Must answer the question posted on their website.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: August 1

Parker Waichman Scholarship

Parker Waichman Law Firm is offering a $1,000 scholarship awarded to the student that best represents the need for change in a current federal, state, or local law.  Students will participate by writing a 300-500 word essay explaining the existing law as well as how to amend or abolish this law and their reasoning for this need. 

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 31

For more information and to apply, please visit Parker Waichman's Law Firm page.

 

WaterFilters.net Scholarship

Answer an essay question posted on their website

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: July 31

Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship

Use your musical abilities to earn scholarship money. You could win $500 to put toward your college expenses. The winner of our WHC Jingle contest will have their jingle featured on our Facebook page and our blog. Use your musical creativity while follow the rules outlined below and you could be our scholarship winner.

The Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship is offered to part time and full time college students. One applicant will be selected to receive a $500 scholarship award. Our goal is to contribute to higher education and learning by offering the winning student financial assistance to help cover the expenses of tuition and books.

To apply for the Wholesale Halloween Costumes Scholarship, email your jingle (include lyrics in email) to scholarships@wholesalehalloweencostumes.com.

For more information, visit their website.

Women Scholarships

* Women in Transition Scholarship*
 
For a woman re-entering workforce, changing careers, or is a displaced worker who has applied as a part-time student. For females 30 years of age or older and who have been Indiana resident for at least 1 year.
 
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: February 15
 
 
* Working Woman Scholarship*
 
For a woman who is employed at least 20 hours a week and is attending an institution at least half-time. For females 25 years of age or older and who have been an Indiana resident for at least 1 year.
 
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: February 15
 
 
* Dr. Bertha Beazley Memorial Endowed Scholarship*
 
For a woman who will be junior or senior in a medical field. Must be have been Indiana resident for at least 1 year.
 
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: February 15
 
 
*Girl Scout Scholarship*
 
For a woman who is attending school at least half-time. Available to a Girl Scout who has completed the INFBPW patch and has been an Indiana resident for at least 1 year.
 
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: February  15
 
 
*Lynn Rhoades Memorial Scholarship*
 
Woman who is employed at least 20 hours per week and attending school at least half-time. For a female who is 25 years of age or older and has been Indiana resident for at least 1 year and majoring in accounting.
 
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: February 15
*Teaching Indiana's Future*
For a woman who is 21 years of age or older, who has been an Indiana resident for at least one year, and is student teaching.
Amount: 500
DEADLINE: March 15
 
For more information or applications, please visit www.indianawomensfoundation.org

Working Parent College Scholarship Award

The Working Parent College Scholarship Award Program is administered by Job-Applications.com and is open to any person who:  
  1. Is a full or part-time student who is in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution (including, but not limited to, college, university or trade school, or similarly accredited program) with a current cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher at that institution; and
  2. Has worked an average of at least twelve (12) hours for each of the previous four (4) weeks at the time of applying; and
  3. Is a residential parent of at least one minor child; and
  4. Is a legal resident of the United States of America; and
  5. Is currently enrolled and furthering his or her education at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution or program; and
  6. Is eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of applying; and
  7. Completes and submits the official Application form within the relevant periods for the periodic scholarships to be awarded.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

An essay of 600-1000 words is required. Topic can be found at their website.

Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

Each year, The Hayes Barnard Paramount Equity Young Entrepreneur Scholarship will award $12,000 to a student who best embodies the entrepreneurial spirit.

Amount: $12,000

DEADLINE: June 30

YWCA of Indianapolis Scholarship/Mentoring Application

Criteria:

1. Female, aged 18 to 55
2. Attending or about to enter an Indiana accredited post-high school educational institution
3. Demonstrate financial need and high scholastic performance

Amount: $2500
DEADLINE: February 1

For more information and application, please visit YWCA's website at http://www.ywca.org/site/pp.asp?c=qkI3KgMTIrF&b=3841369.

Zip Scanners College Scholarship

Open to current college students or high school seniors entering college who have maintained at least a 2.0 G.P.A.

Amount: $500

DEADLINE: August 20

For more information, please click here.